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Icon of the event At the Movies
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Join us for a great movie on a big screen. Admission is free and you can bring your own light refreshments to enjoy. Please contact the branch to find out what's playing at 416-393-7653.

Upcoming Dates:
Wed Dec 09
Icon of the event Elizabeth Strout
Sun Jan 24, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Pulitzer prize-winning author of Olive Kitteridge on mother-daughter relationships and her new novel, My Name is Lucy Barton. With The Globe and Mail's Sarah Hampson....

Icon of the event Creative Yarn Works
Ongoing event running from Thu Oct 15, 2015 - Thu Oct 26, 2017
Maria A. Shchuka

Come out and enjoy knitting and crocheting. Beginners welcome. We'll help you learn. Bring your own needles and wool....

Icon of the event Yann Martel
Mon Feb 01, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The internationally bestselling author Yann Martel and Man Booker Prize winner of Life of Pi on his new novel The High Mountains of Portugal....

Icon of the event Swallowing Clouds Creative Arts Workshop
10:00 am - 12:00 pm on recurring dates listed below

Open to children ages 9-12, this free workshop offers an introduction into the enriching world of art and creativity. Working with professional dancers, musicians and authors, workshop participants will be guided through an i...

Upcoming Dates:
Mon Mar 14
Tue Mar 15
Wed Mar 16
Thu Mar 17
Fri Mar 18
Icon of the event Fusion Dance
Tue Dec 08, 2015 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Annette Street

An exploration of dance for teens and adults through the use of shapes, pathways, level changes and isolations. We will combine movements from various dance styles into a routine you can practice at home. A workshop for begin...

Icon of the event P.A. Day Movie
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm on recurring dates listed below
Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre

Join us for a movie suitable for school-aged children and their caregivers. No registration necessary for individuals and families. Large groups please call 416-394-1040.

Upcoming Dates:
Fri Jan 22
Fri Feb 12
Icon of the event Daniel Clowes
Mon Feb 29, 2016 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

The Academy Award nominated creator of Eightball, Ghost World and Wilson, Daniel Clowes, on his new graphic novel, Patience. With Canadian cartoonist Seth....

Icon of the event The Penguin Holiday Show - Puppet Show
Sat Dec 12, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Annette Street

There's a penguin at the puppet show! How do we get him to...

Icon of the event Overcoming
Fri Jan 29, 2016 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Toronto Reference Library

What if our interactions with those different from us are strongly influenced by things happening below the radar of awareness, hidden even from ourselves? Shakil Choudhury in his book Deep Diversity explores this question an...